IBPS RRB Time Management Tips – Prelims 2019

IBPS RRB Time Management Tips

IBPS RRB Time Management Tips:- Time management plays a crucial role in every sphere of your life. When it comes to any major exam like IBPS RRB, it becomes even more crucial. IBPS conducts RRB exams to recruit candidates in rural banks all across the country.

IBPS RRB Time Management Tips – Prelims 2019

IBPS RRB Prelims Exam Pattern 2019

The IBPS RRB Officer Scale prelims exam pattern and IBPS RRB Office Assistant prelims exam pattern are the same. Let us now take a look at the exam pattern of IBPS RRB prelims (for office assistant and officer scale)-

Section No. of Qs Max Marks Duration
  Reasoning 40 40 Composite
time of
45 mins
  Numerical
Ability
40 40
  TOTAL 80 80

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IBPS RRB Prelims Time Management Tips- Section Wise

We are sharing the time management tips for IBPS RRB Prelims section wise-

Remember, Manage time wisely

There will be 80 questions in 45 minutes in IBPS RRB Prelims. This implies that you get less than a minute per question. Also, you need to divide the amount of time you are going to dedicate in a particular section. You should try to solve maximum questions in the given time. Make a strategy to solve easy questions first and tough questions later which will help you save time.

Let us now take a look at IBPS RRB Time Management Tips- section wise and learn how to manage time efficiently

Reasoning

Reasoning section is the trickiest of all sections. It may be time-consuming as compared to other sections because of the tricky side. You will find some questions which will be more time consuming as compared to other questions. Instead of choosing questions which you can’t solve, you need to have a wise insight of which questions to choose and why. We have provided an order in which you can attempt the topics for proper time management.

Order of Attempt for Officer Scale I
  1. Coded Inequality
  2. Syllogisms
  3. Direction & Distance
  4. Blood Relations
  5. Arrangement & Pattern
  6. Verbal Reasoning
  7. Coding & Decoding
  8. Circular/Linear Arrangement
  9. Double Line-Up
  10. Ordering & Ranking
  11. Puzzles
Order of Attempt for Office Assistant
  1. Arrangement & Pattern
  2. Coding Decoding
  3. Inequalities
  4. Syllogisms
  5. Direction & Distance
  6. Blood Relations
  7. Linear & Circular Sitting Arrangement
  8. Data Sufficiency

We advise you to solve questions from arrangement & puzzles topics at the end. In case of officer scale 1, focus on topics like coded inequality, syllogisms and arrangements whereas for Office Assistant, prepare well from topics of Arrangement & Pattern, Coding-Decoding, etc.  You can tweak the order of attempt as per your convenience.

Quantitative Aptitude-

Quantitative Aptitude section is more time consuming as compared to reasoning or any other section. If you practice well, you will easily be able to attempt this section without much hassle. We have provided an order in which you can attempt the topics for proper time management-

Order of Attempt for Officer Scale I:

  1. Number Series
  2. Simplification
  3. Approximation
  4. Quadratic Equation
  5. Data Interpretation (DI)
  6. Miscellaneous – Average, Percentage, Age, Probability, Time & Work, Speed & Distance.

Order of Attempt for Office Assistant:

  1. Number Series
  2. Simplification
  3. Approximation
  4. Data Sufficiency
  5. Data Interpretation (DI)
  6. Miscellaneous – Average, Percentage, Age, Probability, Time & Work, Speed & Distance.

You can tweak the order of attempt as per your convenience. In the miscellaneous section, always choose the questions which are straight, simple to understand, and you are confident about.

 

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IBPS RRB Time Management Tips for Prelims – Dos and Don’ts

Here are some major Dos and Don’ts in IBPS RRB exams-

  • Don’t panic when the exam starts. Keep calm and read the question paper carefully.
  • Read all questions properly, once or twice, but don’t misinterpret the questions. Make sure you read the questions correctly and answer properly.
  • Attempt all questions in the genuine time slot. If you exceed the time slot, you will end up wasting time
  • Do not waste too much time on a single question. Make sure that you attempt all easy questions first instead of sticking to a question you are unable to.
  • Avoid any kind of guesswork.
  • Do carry your photograph (same as on the admit card) and xerox with original ID proof.

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